Small Business Advisor (Grant Funded)

$4,417 - $5,079 monthly
  • Dallas County Community College District
  • 1601 S Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75215
  • Oct 21, 2019
Full time Other Administrative Positions

Job Description

Job no: 498348
Work type: Full-time
Location: Bill J. Priest
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:00-5:00)

Job Title Code

Salary Level

Salary Range (Full-Time)
$4,416.67 mo. - $5,079.17 mo. (dependent on experience and other considerations)

Position Type

Position Summary
Advises clients in business principals and specific areas of business management. Guidance includes assisting clients with business planning, accounting, market research, sources of capital, human resource issues and other areas to increase business viability.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Demonstrated effective counseling/advising skills and techniques. Ability to utilize computer technology to access data, maintains records, generates reports and communicates with others. Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Strong knowledge and experience providing effective customer service.

Physical Requirements
Works with light materials requiring little physical effort.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or higher and four years of experience in business management counseling/advising or Associate’s degree plus six years of experience in business management counseling/advising. Official transcripts will be required. ***Will be subject to a criminal background check.  Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check. ***

Preferred Skills:  The business advisor requires good communication skills in financial projections.  The ability to make training presentations to SBDC clients.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Participates in the development, implementation and evaluation of programs designed to advise clients in business management. Provides one-on-one counseling to assist clients with business management, fiscal management, and planning skills. Assist in solving contemporary marketing problems and issues. Work with established businesses in addressing their changing business management needs. Develops a client database, establishes a reporting system, and generates narrative and statistical reports on the activities and progress of clients. Instruct and coach beginning enterprises whose knowledge of the business arena may be in the early stages of development. Assists the director with strategic plans designed to promote the growth of the program. Assist companies to improve sales management processes or advise on financial accounting and reporting procedures. Facilitates seminars and assist in marketing the program through speaking to outside groups. Performs related duties as assigned.

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